Author Archives: Alexandra Ross Smith

Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre’s SADI Program Starting Again in September

With fall just around the corner, that means that school will be starting up again and Survivor’s Hope Crisis Centre’s SADI Facilitators will be back in the classroom running the SADI Program. The SADI Program offers age-appropriate workshops in grade 6, 8, 10 and 12 classrooms in schools in the North Eastman region. The SADI […]

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SARAH Program Volunteer Training

SARAH Program Sexual Assault Recovery and Healing Volunteering with the SARAH Program will satisfy your strong need to make a difference in your community! SARAH is the sexual assault crisis intervention program in Eastman. SARAH workers provide support to those affected by sexual violence: We provide information to validate experiences.  We provide hope as the […]

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Elder Abuse Awareness Day: Abuse Disclosures

On June 15, 2016, World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) celebrates its 10th anniversary.  Started in 2006 by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse, the day is set aside to bring global awareness about the mistreatment of older persons. Elder abuse, according to Manitoba’s chapter of WEAAD, is defined as “any act […]

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Survivor’s Hope Surveying Survivors, Community to Enhance Services

May 29th to June 4th, 2016 is Victims and Survivors of Crime Week in Canada. This year’s theme is The Power of our Voices. “This is an important time to hear survivors’ stories and to look at what programming we need in our communities to support victims and survivors of crime, said Holly Parcey, Director […]

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